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RE: [IP] driving low



Dear Sherry
have you thought of a temporary basil rate? It mite do
the trick

--- Sherry Webb Nolan <email @ redacted> wrote:
> I never told anyone because I am very careful.
> 
> I never leave with a blood sugar under 100.
> I always have lifesavers and juice in the car with
> me.
> I always pull over if I have even the slightest
> inkling that something is
> wrong.
> 
> Everyday I have a 45min-1hr driving commute to and
> from work.
> So any drive more then 45 minutes I have found my
> bgs tend to drop about
> 30pts. So I suck on lifesavers while driving or a
> regular soda and correct
> when I get home.
> 
> Haven't done a real long car trip since I got my
> pump (when I was driving),
> but I would imagine a different solution is instead
> of lifesavers I could
> reduce my basal before leaving.
> 
> 
> I definitely consider driving with a bg below 80 the
> equivalent of driving
> with a Blood Alcohol Level above the legal limit if
> not double.
> 
> -- Sherry
>
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